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About: ACT

AURA Test Preparation is an organic offshoot of AURA – A brand known for delivering quality academic solutions since 2014. We specialize in designing and delivering bespoke solutions to students based on their individual learning pathways.

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ACT Test Preparation Course


ACT – American College Testing is a national college admission exam that consists of subject area tests in:

  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Reading
  • Science

ACT results are acceptable by all colleges & universities in the US.

The AURA Edge

  • Back to the Basics – We make sure the basics are in place
  • Dissect Mistakes – We spend time to understand the root of the recurring mistakes and design the learning to overcome that.
  • Motivation – Success in the ACT directly depends on the motivation that the student shows in class during the lessons and during the practice sessions.
  • Test’s Unique Logic – The ACT is different then the other standardized tests, we are familiar with the format and are able to guide the students to achieve the highest possible score.

About ACT Exam structure

ACT stands for American College Testing, so this exam is typically for Undergraduate programs in United States. The ACT is divided into four multiple choice subject tests: English, mathematics, reading, and science reasoning. Writing test is optional.

Scoring: Each subject score ranges from 1 to 36. And the Composite score is the average of all four tests. Score of optional Writing test is separate from 1 to 36.

Exam Structure:

The ACT is 2 hours and 55 minutes long (or 175 minutes), but 3 hours and 35 minutes long (215 minutes) if you take the ACT Plus Writing. Each section is given in one chunk, and takes between thirty and sixty minutes.

CategoryACT
Total Testing Time2 hours and 55 minutes (plus 40 minutes for the writing [optional])
Components
  • ACT mathematics test (60 items, 60 minutes)
  • ACT reading test (40 items, 35 minutes)
  • ACT science test (40 items, 35 minutes)
  • ACT English test (75 items, 45 minutes)
  • ACT writing test (optional; 1 prompt, 40 minutes)
Important Features
  • Designed to measure academic achievement in English, mathematics, reading, and science.
  • Scores based on the number of correct answers. No penalty for incorrect answers.
  • Includes enhanced scoring for reliable college and career planning insights:
    • STEM Score
    • ELA Score
    • Progress Toward Career Readiness Indicator
    • Text Complexity Progress Indicator
Score Reporting
  • ACT Composite Score: 1–36 (average of four test scores)
  • ACT English test: 1–36
  • ACT reading test: 1–36
  • ACT mathematics test: 1–36
  • ACT science test: 1–36
  • ACT writing test (optional): 2-12
  • STEM Score: 1-36
  • ELA Score: 1-36

(Source: ets.org)

The ACT is accepted at all North American colleges and universities. The test is school curriculum-based meaning it measures mostly what the students are learning in school. Additionally this test also provides a comprehensive profile of the student.

Students of all ages and grade levels can take the ACT. This includes students from Grade 6 onwards.

Yes, it is a multiple-choice test. The ACT is neither an IQ test nor an aptitude test. In reality you are preparing for ACT every day as you go to school as the test questions are directly related to what you are learning in your high school in English, Math, Reading and Science.

AURA is your best choice because;

  • Back to the Basics – We make sure the basics are in place
  • Dissect Mistakes – We spend time to understand the root of the recurring mistakes and design the learning to overcome that.
  • Motivation – Success in the ACT directly depends on the motivation that the student shows in class during the lessons and during the practice sessions.
  • Test’s Unique Logic – The ACT is different then the other standardized tests, we are familiar with the format and are able to guide the students to achieve the highest possible score.

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